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    Justice ministers craft plan to unclog court systems

    Justice ministers craft plan to unclog court systems


    Justice ministers from across Canada have identified priority areas for major overhaul in a bid to end chronic court delays. After a day-long emergency meeting in Gatineau, Que., the ministers mapped out a game plan to speed up the criminal justice...

    Justice ministers from across Canada have identified priority areas for major overhaul in a bid to end chronic court delays. After a day-long emergency meeting in Gatineau, Que., the ministers mapped out a game plan to speed up the criminal justice system.

    Maple Leafs unfollow everyone on Twitter and fans are not impressed

    Maple Leafs unfollow everyone on Twitter and fans are not impressed


    The Toronto Maple Leafs have issued the ultimate diss to fans, some say, after the team unfollowed thousands of people on Twitter...

    The Toronto Maple Leafs have issued the ultimate diss to fans, some say, after the team unfollowed thousands of people on Twitter Friday.

    U.S. says North Korea's missile test fire failed after launch

    U.S. says North Korea's missile test fire failed after launch


    North Korea has test fired a mid-range ballistic missile from the western part of its country, but the launch apparently failed, according to South Korea and the United...

    North Korea has test fired a mid-range ballistic missile from the western part of its country, but the launch apparently failed, according to South Korea and the United States.

    Doctors, health-care advocates praise Ontario's pharmacare plan

    Doctors, health-care advocates praise Ontario's pharmacare plan


    The medical community is welcoming the Ontario government's new pharmacare program that promises free prescription drugs to all children and young adults starting in...

    The medical community is welcoming the Ontario government's new pharmacare program that promises free prescription drugs to all children and young adults starting in January.

    Bombardier faces lengthy legal battle with Boeing that could hurt CSeries sales

    Bombardier faces lengthy legal battle with Boeing that could hurt CSeries sales


    Bombardier faces a lengthy legal battle with Boeing after the aerospace giant filed a complaint with the U.S. government and the process could hurt sales of the new CSeries commercial jet, say trade experts and industry...

    Bombardier faces a lengthy legal battle with Boeing after the aerospace giant filed a complaint with the U.S. government and the process could hurt sales of the new CSeries commercial jet, say trade experts and industry analysts.

    Ringleader in maple syrup heist gets 8 years in prison, $9.4M fine

    Ringleader in maple syrup heist gets 8 years in prison, $9.4M fine


    A man described as one of the ringleaders in the 2012 theft of $18.7 million worth of maple syrup could spend up to 14 years behind...

    A man described as one of the ringleaders in the 2012 theft of $18.7 million worth of maple syrup could spend up to 14 years behind bars.

    Canada restarts free trade negotiations with South America's Mercosur trading bloc

    Canada restarts free trade negotiations with South America's Mercosur trading bloc


    Canada's hectic international trade agenda is about to get even busier, as it takes new steps toward formal free trade negotiations with Mercosur, the trading bloc that includes the key South American markets of Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and...

    Canada's hectic international trade agenda is about to get even busier, as it takes new steps toward formal free trade negotiations with Mercosur, the trading bloc that includes the key South American markets of Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay.

    Fyre Festival tickets cost up to $12K, some say what they got was a scene from The Hunger Games

    Fyre Festival tickets cost up to $12K, some say what they got was a scene from The Hunger Games


    The inaugural Fyre Festival in the Bahamas, promoted by social media celebrities and supermodels, was postponed Friday after attendees reported dilapidated accommodations, and top-billed performers pulled...

    The inaugural Fyre Festival in the Bahamas, promoted by social media celebrities and supermodels, was postponed Friday after attendees reported dilapidated accommodations, and top-billed performers pulled out.

    Sajjan expresses 'regret' for claiming to be architect of key battle against Taliban

    Sajjan expresses 'regret' for claiming to be architect of key battle against Taliban


    Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan has expressed regret for taking credit for leading a major land battle to root out the Taliban in Afghanistan more than a decade ago. In a recent speech in New Delhi, Sajjan spoke about his role in the pivotal 2006...

    Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan has expressed regret for taking credit for leading a major land battle to root out the Taliban in Afghanistan more than a decade ago. In a recent speech in New Delhi, Sajjan spoke about his role in the pivotal 2006 Operation Medusa.

    Home Capital says another $290M was withdrawn from its savings accounts Thursday

    Home Capital says another $290M was withdrawn from its savings accounts Thursday


    Home Capital Group Inc. says money is continuing to flow out of the company, with roughly $290 million pulled out of high-interest savings accounts on...

    Home Capital Group Inc. says money is continuing to flow out of the company, with roughly $290 million pulled out of high-interest savings accounts on Thursday.

    Principal orders students not to talk about 13 Reasons Why at school

    Principal orders students not to talk about 13 Reasons Why at school


    Students at an Edmonton elementary school have been ordered to refrain from discussing 13 Reasons Why, a controversial Netflix series about the suicide of a teenage student, while they are at...

    Students at an Edmonton elementary school have been ordered to refrain from discussing 13 Reasons Why, a controversial Netflix series about the suicide of a teenage student, while they are at school.

    Here's what will happen when the U.K. heads to the polls — not much: Michael Coren

    Here's what will happen when the U.K. heads to the polls — not much: Michael Coren


    It's the election nobody wanted, being contested by people nobody cares for, likely leading to a result that nobody will be surprised about. The real business of politics begins after June...

    It's the election nobody wanted, being contested by people nobody cares for, likely leading to a result that nobody will be surprised about. The real business of politics begins after June 8.

    Man with cerebral palsy accuses Passport Canada of not accommodating him

    Man with cerebral palsy accuses Passport Canada of not accommodating him


    "They need to look at accessibility from all sides," says a Toronto man with cerebral palsy who accuses Passport Canada of failing to accommodate him, after an attendant refused to help him fill in his renewal...

    "They need to look at accessibility from all sides," says a Toronto man with cerebral palsy who accuses Passport Canada of failing to accommodate him, after an attendant refused to help him fill in his renewal form.

    'Their families are encouraged to kill them': Canada urged to step up efforts for persecuted Chechen gay men

    'Their families are encouraged to kill them': Canada urged to step up efforts for persecuted Chechen gay men


    Gay and bisexual men fleeing Chechnya need world leaders like Trudeau to speak out, as well as asylum options in Canada, say human rights groups and critics from the federal opposition...

    Gay and bisexual men fleeing Chechnya need world leaders like Trudeau to speak out, as well as asylum options in Canada, say human rights groups and critics from the federal opposition parties.

    Commander in tweet: Trump's first 100 days, as seen through his Twitter account

    Commander in tweet: Trump's first 100 days, as seen through his Twitter account


    In the first 100 days, Trump's tweets have moved markets, advanced conspiracy theories, attacked his own party and ultimately helped define his fledgling...

    In the first 100 days, Trump's tweets have moved markets, advanced conspiracy theories, attacked his own party and ultimately helped define his fledgling presidency.

    Expecting a tax rebate? Don't fall for this scam

    Expecting a tax rebate? Don't fall for this scam


    An email scam offering people an instant tax refund is on the rise in Canada this tax...

    An email scam offering people an instant tax refund is on the rise in Canada this tax season.

    South Korea abruptly closes B.C. offshore school

    South Korea abruptly closes B.C. offshore school


    South Korean immigration officials are forcing the closure of an international B.C. school and ordering 14 teachers, certified by the province, to leave the country for a...

    South Korean immigration officials are forcing the closure of an international B.C. school and ordering 14 teachers, certified by the province, to leave the country for a year.